GSoC applications

John Bailey rekkanoryo at
Thu Mar 26 00:03:16 EDT 2009

me mine wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm thinking of writing an application for GSoC regarding pidgin
> development and i have one question (for now).
> On the idea 'Write a Native User Interface for Microsoft Windows Based
> on libpurple', i personally prefer .NET and for that i see 2 major
> languages for implementing this, C/C++/managed and C#. The question
> here is which language to use, or is there a language preference in
> what concerns the MS Windows UI?

The language preference is "avoid Visual Basic and VBScript at all costs."
Beyond that, any .NET language will do if you opt to go with .NET.


-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 197 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <>

More information about the Devel mailing list